Liao Cheng-Ting

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Liao Cheng-Ting Table tennis player
Nation: Chinese TaipeiChinese Taipei Chinese Taipei
Date of birth: February 12, 1996
Place of birth: Taipei
Size: 169 cm
Weight: 68 kg
Playing hand: right
How to play: Shakehand
Current world rankings : 45 Template: Infobox table tennis player / maintenance / local value
Best world ranking : 36 (July 2018)

Liao Cheng-Ting (born February 12, 1996 in Taipei ) is a Taiwanese table tennis player .


The right-hander has been performing internationally since 2013, including at the New Caledonia & Cadet Open, where he won the gold medal.

Further appearances followed in 2014, at the Korea Open he beat Machi Asuka , but failed in the further course of the tournament. In 2015 he was active in the Chinese Superleague , but could not achieve much success.

From 2016 he appeared more and more frequently, with the Hong Kong team he surprisingly lost to England at the World Cup , so that the team was eliminated in the quarter-finals. He also took part in the Belgium Open, where he was able to secure the title in the U-21 competition.

He was also able to win the U-21 title at the Swedish and Bulgaria Open. In 2017 Liao won bronze at the Asian Cup with the team, at the Qatar Open he had to admit defeat to Olympic champion Ma Long with relatively no chance .

In 2018 he failed with the team in the round of 16 at the World Cup . He has been playing in the German Bundesliga - coming from the Swedish club BTK Kävlinge - for 1. FC Saarbrücken since 2018 .

Results from the ITTF database

Association event year place country singles Double Mixed team U-21
TPE Youth World Championship 2014 Shanghai CHN Quarter finals last 16 last 16 bronze
TPE championship 2016 Kuala Lumpur MAS Quarter finals
TPE World Tour 2018 Stockholm SWE Agony
TPE World Tour 2018 Geelong OUT last 32
TPE Challenge Series 2018 Brussels BEL last 64 last 32
TPE Challenge Series 2018 Ljubljana SVN
TPE Asian Championships 2017 Wuxi CHN last 32 bronze
TPE World Tour 2017 Doha QAT last 32 last 16
TPE Challenge Series 2016 Brussels BEL gold

Individual evidence

  1. Cheng-Ting Liao - TTBL. Retrieved November 18, 2018 .
  2. LiveScore: Liao C. live score, schedule and results - table tennis - SofaScore. Retrieved November 18, 2018 .